Don Carlson

Induction Year: 2017

Don Carlson
Carlson was a goaltender for the Yellowjacket men's hockey team for three seasons (1981-84), and currently ranks in the top ten all-time in games played, minutes played, saves, and shutouts. Carlson helped the Yellowjackets reach the NAIA tournament in all three of his seasons, culminating in third place finishes in 1983 and 1984. An All-WSUC pick in 1982, Carlson earned NAIA All-American honors in 1983 and 1984.
  • 1981-82 Rookie of the Year
  • Team Co-Captain in 1983 and Captain in 1984
  • Named UWS men’s hockey and Wisconsin Hall of Fame Game MVP in both 1983 and 1984
  • Selected to the NAIA National Championship All-Tournament Team and the NAIA District 14 Hockey Team in 1983
  • NAIA All-American in 1983 and 1984